Clinical Informatics Medical Officer - EMR
Work type: Full Time
Medicine (Internal Medicine)/Junior/House Officer/RMO
Western Health manages three acute public hospitals: Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown Hospital. It also operates the Sunbury Day Hospital, Transition Care at Hazeldean and a range of community based services. We care for a culturally diverse population of more than 800,000 people. We have more than 6,700 employees who are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES).
About the Role
Program of Work: WH – Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Project
Role: Clinical Informatics EMR Medical Officer
Duration: 12 Months
Western Health (WH) is seeking a HMO or Registrar to assist the EMR project team with the implementation of new functionalities and optimising existing solutions over the next 12 months.
The primary project will be the implementation of the new IV infusions and complex medications solution in the EMR.
The Clinical Informatics EMR Medical Officer will form part of the multidisciplinary EMR project team and work closely with WH clinicians to design and implement the enhancement to simplify and support clinician workflow, provide access to best practice knowledge and empower our clinicians with the tools to enhance the delivery of Best Care. The Medical Officer will work closely with the EMR analysts in various stages of the project, including but not limited to design, build, testing, training, go live support and post go live optimisation.
Together with the CMIO and CNMIO the successful applicant will drive clinical adoption and change management initiatives, communicate key components of the program to fellow staff and articulate workflows and benefits to clinical peers. Additionally the successful applicant will work closely with the EMR Operational Team to ensure all design changes to the EMR are communicated effectively and proper handover is prepared upon project closure.
We offer a wide range of benefits such as:
- Work-life balance
- Professional development and career advancement opportunities
- Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing
- Onsite fitness clubs
- Culturally safe and respectful environment
- Access to an Employee Assistance Program
At Western Health, we value our employees and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop. Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience. Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.
All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a Working With Children’s Check.
Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies
Contact Person: Andrew May
Contact Number: 0400117893
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternate Contact Person: Lily Liu
Alternate Contact Number: 0432578746
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Closing Date: 06/09/2019